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Latest posts by Fleurisa

Tulip planting

Posted: 02/10/2014 at 09:49

The deeper you plant your tulips the better. If you want them to come back in future years, plant them a full 12 inches deep

new members

Posted: 02/10/2014 at 09:43

You are definitely not allowed to swap seed or live plant material between the UK and Indonesia

New Member

Posted: 01/10/2014 at 10:08

"Smell does'nt really bother me however it is real full of little flying insects which are a bit of a bother,it actually covers my old wooden garage which I quite like"

That's the whole point of ivy, it attracts flies and bees, which in turn attracts birds

Pumpkins and butter nut squash.

Posted: 30/09/2014 at 13:08

You can tell they are ripe when you can't make a mark on the skins with your fingernail

anyone here ever coppiced a starndard tree successfully?

Posted: 30/09/2014 at 12:41

Do you mean coppice (cut to the ground) or pollard (cut to the top of the stem)?

Bulbs, bulbs and more bulbs!

Posted: 30/09/2014 at 12:36

Colchicum and Nerines flower in Autumn / now

Talkback: How to choose slug-resistant plants - part two

Posted: 30/09/2014 at 12:27

No. Plants are slug resistant because slugs don't like the taste of them, not because they are scared to go near them

Need to move wild bees on

Posted: 25/09/2014 at 11:15

There could be hedgehogs in your pile at any time of the year not just when they are hibernating. You should always remake a bonfire before burning to check for anything inside it

Nematodes for thrips

Posted: 24/09/2014 at 14:49

15C is still pretty warm

Nematodes for thrips

Posted: 24/09/2014 at 12:47

You may as well use them or else you'll have to throw them away anyway, they only have a short shelf life

Discussions started by Fleurisa

Unidentified Plant

Plant with furry red stems 
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Last Post: 30/06/2014 at 20:09

Arley Hall and Gardens

Garden Festival 
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Last Post: 10/06/2014 at 10:52

Cat sick of catnip turns to cannabis

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Last Post: 21/05/2014 at 15:13

Bug Hotel

I'm making a bug hotel 
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Last Post: 12/01/2014 at 20:22

onions

Harvesting 
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Last Post: 14/08/2013 at 17:07
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